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Solar Energy in Barstow, TX

Solar Energy in Barstow

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Solar Panels in Barstow

Solar panels in Barstow that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output. [More]

Sunrise & Sunset in Barstow

The total length of the day in Barstow, TX today (January 26, 2021) will be 10 hours and 34 minutes. [More]

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Barstow, TX Solar Energy

Solar Power in Barstow, TX

Solar Energy Data in Barstow, TX

See the chart below to see how different types of solar panel installations compare in Barstow.

* Amounts listed in kWh/m2/day (kilowatt hours per square meter per day).
* See glossary & definitions below.


Solar Energy Analysis for Barstow, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Barstow

Based on historical Barstow, TX data, solar panels that always track the sun throughout the day will produce the maximum solar energy output in Barstow. [1]

Barstow has an average monthly Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI) of 5.61 kilowatt hours per square meter per day (kWh/m2/day), which is approximately 16% less than the average monthly Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI) of 6.68 kWh/m2/day. [1]

Solar installations in Barstow that are always titled at the latitude of Barstow (Average Tilt at Latitude or ATaL) average 6.36 kWh/m2/day, or about 13% greater than the average monthly GHI of 5.61 kWh/m2/day and approximately 5% less than the average monthly DNI of 6.68 kWh/m2/day. [1]

* See glossary & definitions below.

Solar Energy Glossary

Global Horizontal Irradiance (GHI)

Global Horizontal Irradiance: The total amount of solar radiation that is received per unit area by a surface that is always positioned in a horizontal manner.

Direct Normal Irradiance (DNI)

Direct Normal Irradiance: The total amount of solar radiation received per unit area by a surface that is always perpendicular to the sun rays that come in a straight line from the direction of the sun at its current position in the sky.

Average Tilt at Latitude (ATaL)

Average Tilt at Latitude: The total amount of solar radiation received per unit area by a surface that is tilted toward the equator at an angle equal to the current latitude. ATaL will often produce the optimum energy output.

Solar Radiation Levels in Barstow

Solar Radiation Data in Barstow, TX

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* Amounts listed in kWh/m2/day (kilowatt hours per square meter per day)

Solar Radiation Analysis for Barstow, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Barstow

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Solar Power Comparison: Barstow vs. the U.S.

Solar Power Levels in Barstow

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Solar Power: vs. the U.S.

Below is a month-by-month comparison of how average Barstow solar radiation levels compare to average levels in a city with historcially high levels (NV) and a city with historically low levels (WA). [1]

→ k/m/d = kWh/m2/day = kilowatt hours per square meter per day.
→ Values listed as 0 (zero) are not available (N/A).

Solar Data & Statistics for Barstow

Sunrise / Sunset in Barstow

  • Sunrise/Sunset for January 26, 2021 [2]
    • Sunrise: 1:48 pm
    • Sunset: 12:23 am
    • Solar Noon: 7:06 pm
    • Length of Day: 10:34
Solar Energy Statistics for Barstow

Best Months for Solar in Barstow

  • Top Solar Power Months Historically [1]
    • Solar Radiation n/a
    • ATaL: April (7.12 kWh/m2/day)
    • DNI: June (7.84 kWh/m2/day)
    • GHI: June (7.61 kWh/m2/day)

* See glossary & definitions above.

Solar Panel Installs in Barstow

We do not currently have data on solar panel installations in the city of Barstow, TX at this current time.

However, Barstow is in Ward County and Ward County has at least 0 solar insallations right now. [1]

Solar Power Output in Barstow

The Power of Solar in Barstow, TX

Monthly AC solar system output averages for Barstow (tx). Month-by-month solar power, as ranked by AC output, in Barstow. [2]

* Amounts listed in kWhac (kilowatt hours (AC))

Solar Output Analysis for Barstow, TX

Solar Radiation Data in Barstow

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Cost of Utilities in Barstow

Barstow Electricity Costs

Electricity prices (residential) in Barstow averaged 11.89 cents per kilowatthour (¢/kWh) in October 2020, which was about 13% less than the overall U.S. average residential electricity rate of 13.60¢/kWh in October. [3]

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Barstow Natural Gas Costs

Natural gas prices (residential) in Texas averaged $21.75 per thousand cubic feet (Mcf) in September 2020, which was approximately 76% more than the overall U.S. average residential natural gas rate of $12.35 per Mcf in September. [4]

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Weather Forecast for Barstow, TX [5]

Tue Jan 26
54°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 41°F
Max: 56°F
Moderate breeze: 17 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 39%
Cloud cover: 28%
Wed Jan 27
52°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 36°F
Max: 54°F
Light breeze: 7 mps NNW
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 34%
Cloud cover: 1%
Thu Jan 28
51°F
Overcast Clouds
Min: 41°F
Max: 60°F
Moderate breeze: 16 mps SE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 44%
Cloud cover: 100%
Fri Jan 29
59°F
Scattered Clouds
Min: 44°F
Max: 67°F
Setting: 0 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 34%
Cloud cover: 40%
Sat Jan 30
58°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 49°F
Max: 64°F
Fresh Breeze: 21 mps W
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 30%
Cloud cover: 0%
Sun Jan 31
54°F
Sky Is Clear
Min: 45°F
Max: 59°F
Calm: 2 mps ENE
Precip.: n/a
Humidity: 36%
Cloud cover: 0%

More about Barstow

About Barstow

The city of Barstow, TX in Ward County has an approximate population of 349. [6]

Barstow Solar Power

Barstow, TX Solar Energy

To learn more about solar energy and solar power Barstow, TX, or for more solar-related resources for Barstow, visit the U.S. Energy Information Administration.

Did you know?

The solar energy that strikes the Earth in one hour could provide all of the Earth's energy needs for a complete year.

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